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The Wild Arabian

By: Anderson, Marilyn D.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Willowisp Press: 1987

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 23214

ISBN: 0874062071

Condition: Good


2nd printing paperback with light surface wear at tips from storage. Name and number on fep, else 94 pp text crisp and unmarked. Can Garnet tame this wild Arabian? Suddenly the Arabian's body filled with wildfire. His dark eyes haunted her. If Garnet could afford the horse, could she turn it into a winner? View more info

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American Wild Horses

By: Beebe, B. F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, David McKay Company: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 23262

Condition: Good


1st Edition hardcover in dust jacket. Exlib with typical stamps. Card pocket and all pp present, tape marks on pastedowns, rear flap of wrinkled dj is clipped taking some of the blurb written there. 180 pp. A factual presentation based on firsthand accounts, gathered in parts of the country where wild horses survive, from the men and women concerned with them. Describes the Przewalski horse, the wild ponies of Assateague and Ocracoke, the mustang, and wild burros found today in the eastern and western United States. View more info

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The Legend of the Ghost Pony Chincoteague Island, Virginia

By: Bernstein, Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canada, Dexter Colour: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42046

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback showing negligible surface wear from storage, no names, tears or soil. An old folk tale of a white pony saving a school-full of children in Spain moves to the New World when the Spanish ponies are ship-wrecked on Chincoteague Island. View more info

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The Adventures of Salty and Sandy Chincoteague Island, Virginia SIGNED

By: Bernstein, Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canada, Accell Graphics: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 41317

Condition: Near Fine


Presentation copy from author on inside cover. Lovely crisp 1st edition paperback with slight corner crease and light soil on white background rear cover. Story of two ponies on Aussateague Island, VA. with color illustrations by the author throughout. 16pp. View more info

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Wandy Wins! More Adventures of Wandy the Wild Pony

By: Chaffee, Allen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1952

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 15593

Condition: Very Good


Reprint hardcover in professionally reproduced dj in mylar shows light surface wear, few micro chips and one closed tear at foot of frt panel. Negligible edge wear to boards, text tight and bright with former owners name on fep. 171 pp. Crisp and unmarked. Not exlib. Ever since Wandy first opened his eyes upon a Devon moor the life of that high spirited pony has been full of adventure. He has become a favorite of those who love the smell of open country and the sound of hoofs. Again the author shows that intimate knowledge of horses and love of the Devon moors that made her first book "Wa... View more info

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Plain Jane The Story of a Shetland Island Pony

By: Colville, Mary (aged 13)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46441

Condition: Very Good


Attractive hardcover in brown cloth covered boards with gilt title spine. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Tidy ink name on fep, rest of 160 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped yellow background illustrated dust wrapper is soiled and has a black ink splash dot below pasted-on dj art and has a few short chips at spine ends. Written and illustrated by Mary Colville at the tender age of 13 when she had never had a drawing lesson in her young life. Told in 'first pony' person, as if Blaese the pony were telling it. She tells about the days when she was a foal on an island in the Shet... View more info

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The Stallion From The Sea

By: Fidler, Kathleen

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46575

Condition: Very Good


Probable first edition hardcover in navy blue paper covered boards with light blue spine title shows sharp tips and bumped (not rubbed) spine ends. Tiny ink former owner name at head of frt pastedown, rest of 188 pp text is crisp but shows foxing on edges of page block and rear end paper, remainder unmarked. Book is not an exlib. Only date listed anywhere is 1953 on copyright page. Unclipped dj in mylar shows chips and creases on full color illustrated backstrip and front panel but displays well in new mylar. Misfortune comes to Ballakeayn the night young Tom Quilliam and his cousin Es... View more info

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Ponies and Mysteries

By: Gervaise, Mary

Price: $5.00

Publisher: England, Armada: 1974

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 14002

Condition: Very Good


Revised paperback with light surface wear, 166 pp text browned but not brittle. She stopped. She was addressing thin air - or rather, thick air, as the mist was now quite dense. Spot had vanished! This was too much. She pictured her trusting pony, lame and far from home, wandering across the barren moor, to be seized, perhaps, by gypsies who would sell him, or else to join a moorland herd and go wild. 'Spot - - Spot!' she called, and made the funny horse noises he liked, as she turned this way and that. But there came no answering neigh, and soon she realized that an even worse catastro... View more info

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Majesty from Assateague SIGNED

By: Hagman, Harvey

Price: $18.00

Publisher: MD, Tidewater Publishers: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Seller Id: 44189

ISBN: 0870335529

Condition: Very Good


Signed by artist on title page: To Rachel, David Aiken. 1st edition paperback with a cover crease, 80 p. text tight and unmarked. After being orphaned and injured in a car crash, Michael goes to live with his grandparents who encourage his dream of acquiring a special horse he first sees on Assateague Island. View more info

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A Horse Called Dragon

By: Hall, Lynn

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Follett Publishing Co.: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46405

ISBN: 0695401343

Condition: Very Good


Tidy third printing of the first edition exlib hardcover in illustrated 'Titan' buckram library binding showing a large drawing of the head of the leopard appaloosa 'Dragon'. Pocket and all pages present. Library stamps on edges of 96 page block. Call tag on backstrip. Tight bright offering without a dust wrapper. Again and again the two horses collided. Each time, the collision was more one-sided. Finally, the pounding stopped, the dust settled, and the old stallion moved slowly away. Dragon was master of the herd. So began Dragon's leadership of a herd of Mexican mustangs, the smal... View more info

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A Pony to Catch

By: Havers, Elinore

Price: $18.00

Publisher: England, Lutterworth Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 10883

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in rust colored paper covered boards showing lightly bumped tips and spine ends. 127 pp text tight and bright w/bit of faint sunning at foot of frt board, gift award bookplate on fep. Original, price-clipped dust jacket displays well from the front. The front flap has a 1/2" x 2" stain from a piece of cello tape now gone which does not affect reading the story blurb that is printed there. The dj backstrip is rubbed and faded on the ends and folds, rear dj panel and flap are complete with light soil on the cream background paper listing three other pony story ... View more info

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Our American Horse

By: Hogner, Dorothy Childs

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44122

Condition: Very Good


Tight bright 1st edition in blue cloth boards with bright gilt illustration and titles on frt board. Lower fore edge of both boards faded, bit of discoloration on pastedns and endpps in same area, text unaffected. Tips and spine ends sharp. NOT exlib. Tiny, obscure vintage bookstore sticker on foot of fep. 114 pg well illustrated text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped professionally reproduced dj in new mylar somewhat tatty along top edge w/small closed tears and few small chips, still displays well. This is the story of the American Horse. Beginning with the Mustang, the narrative progresses... View more info

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Our American Horse

By: Hogner, Dorothy Childs

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32767

Condition: Very Good +


Tight bright 1st edition in blue cloth boards with bright gilt illustration and titles on frt board. Tips lightly bumped but not rubbed. NOT exlib. Bit of color loss at tips. Tasteful engraving on former owner's bookplate on fep. 114 pg well illustrated text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped professionally reproduced dj in new mylar somewhat tatty along top edge w/small closed tears and few small chips, still displays well. This is the story of the American Horse. Beginning with the Mustang, the narrative progresses to our own day (1944) and the part the horse is playing in the American war ef... View more info

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Dixie Dobie A Sable Island Pony

By: Johnson, Margaret S. & Helen Lossing

Price: $48.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46414

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first edition, first printing hardcover in blue cloth covered boards with yellow titles on spine and cover. Tips and spine ends bumped showing color loss only, no rub through. Not exlib, no names, tears or soil inside the tight and bright 90 pp text. Unclipped color illustrated dust wrapper displays well with tiny chips at spine ends, and two at head of rear panel, affecting no text. Three short (1/2") closed tears on rear flap panel which lists six other animal stories by this Johnson duo. Dixie Dobie was a wild pony who lived on bare and stormy Sable Island near the coa... View more info

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The Assateague Ponies

By: Keiper, Ronald R.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: MD, Tidewater Publishers: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 25595

ISBN: 0870333305

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition glossy paperback. 100 pp text appears unread. A comprehensive guide to the wild ponies of Assaategue with many b/w photos. Includes: Intro to the Ponies and the Research, Maintenance Behaviors, Activity Patterns, Interaction With Other Animals, Social Organization, Threats to the Harem Stallion, Dispersing the Young and Forming the Band, Comminicatory Behavior, Sexual Behavior, Foaling Characteristics, Nursing Behavior, How Foals Behave and Interact, Population Dynamics, Impact of the Ponies on the Island, Glossary, Selected References, Index. View more info

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Rain Cloud the Wild Mustang

By: Kraenzel, Margaret

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 167

Condition: Very Good


1st edition, 3rd printing hardcover in pictorial boards lightly rubbed at tips, and showing even light soil. 144 p. text browned but not brittle. Dave's new neighbor is tricked into stealing ranch horses along with the wild ones he is running, but Daven's father things it is Rain Cloud, Dave's favorite wild gray stallion, that is doing the stealing. View more info

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Wild Pony Island

By: Meader, Stephen W.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: R46473

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition (so stated) non-exlib hardcover in rose-beige cloth covered boards showing bumped spine ends, tips still sharp, no shelf wear. No names, tears or soil. Original un-clipped dj in new mylar shows rubbing & small chips at spine ends, and color loss vertically on dj backstrip that looks like it may be from creases. Rear dj panel has two soil spots on cream background rear panel that shows other offerings by this author. 192 p. text crisp and clean save for a corner crease at lower fore-edge of half-title page. When Rick and his family move from the big-city tenement district to... View more info

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Wild Pony Island

By: Meader, Stephen W.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30057

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition (so stated) exlib hardcover in rose-beige cloth covered boards showing bumped spine ends, tips still sharp, tape marks on boards and some light shelf wear that has just broken the cloth 1/2" along foot of frt board and a smidge on frt board lower tip. Complete volume with all pages and pocket present. Original price clipped dj in new mylar is complete and has no tears, does have one call tag on backstrip. 192 p. text crisp and clean save for a corner crease at lower fore-edge of half-title page. When Rick and his family move from the big-city tenement district to a remote ... View more info

Misty The Auction

By: Nichols, Joan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Checkerboard Press: 1987

Seller Id: 45974

Condition: Near Fine


In fine cond paperback in illustrated card covers. No names, tears or soil, 24pp text is perfect. Poor Misty! She must swim across the channel from Assateague Island with the other wild ponies. But the newborn colt - too small to resist the pull of the strong current - is quickly sucked into a whirlpool. While Maureen watches from the shore, her brother, Paul, strives to rescue the helpless colt. View more info

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Best Horse Stories

By: O'Mara, Lesley; Intro By Francome, John MBE

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Brockhampton Press: 1995

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 14822

ISBN: 1860191126

Condition: Fine


Gift quality revised edition in color illustrated glossy hardboards showing bumped spine ends but tips remain sharp. 256 page text crisp and unmarked, no names, tears or soil. Un-clipped glossy dust jacket is illustrated with matching art as the boards and shows a hint of curl at head of frt panel. Jacket now in new mylar and displays beautifully with seven lovely horse heads surrounding the white title box with black and red lettering. Here are 18 tales of wild horses from Argentina, English Shire horses, Indian Polo Ponies and the bucking horses of the American cowboy, as well as stories... View more info